Greener Family History

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Greener Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Greenhaugh in Northumberland, named from Old English grene ‘green’ + halh ‘nook’, ‘recess’. Compare Greenhalgh. Americanized spelling of Ashkenazic Jewish Griner (see Green). Americanized spelling of German Grüner (see Gruener).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Green, Greene, Greiner, Greever, Gruner, Gruener, Kreeger, Fleener

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Greener Family Origin

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Greener Family Occupations

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  • General Manager

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Preacher

    33%

In 1881, General Manager and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Greener. The most common Greener occupation in Canada was General Manager. 33% of Greener's were General Managers. A less common occupation for the Greener family was Preacher.

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Greener Historical Records

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Greener Life Expectancy

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Famous Greener Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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